The Peterborough Chamber of Commerce will host an online art auction from April 22 through May 4.

Peterborough: GET YOUR BIDS IN

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

It’s time to dust off your virtual bidding paddle and prepare for the annual Peterborough Chamber of Commerce’s online art auction, featuring paintings, photographs and sculpture from artists around the region and beyond. This Friday, potential buyers will get the opportunity to view the art and meet the artists during the auction’s art opening. The art will be on display at Sterling Business Management on Route 202 starting Friday and through the art auction, which will be held from April 22 through May 4. Linda Greenwood of Peterborough submitted two of her photographs to the auction this year. Greenwood specializes in photographing florals and landscapes, … 0

Roundup: Clough throws complete game

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The ConVal varsity baseball team beat Milford 3-2 in the 2014 opener. Senior hurler Ivon Clough threw a complete game, striking out 12 while walking one and giving up six hits. ConVal’s offense was led by Mathias Fressilli, senior, with two hits and two runs scored. Danny Allen, freshmen, had two hits and one run scored. Matt Davis, sophomore, had two hits and … 0

Dispatches from the Glass Museum: Energy transmogrifies into a physical form at the Thing

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

I know I’ve been talking mostly about music in our time together over the last few weeks. Well, music and myself: I’m no journalist; I can’t separate my point of view from the story, and often fall into wild storms of adjectives. My editor tells me all of that is antithetical to the … 0

Hancock: School leader’s loss felt

Monday, April 14, 2014

Friends and colleagues in the Monadnock region are mourning the loss of Tom Brennan, a former Hancock resident who served as assistant principal at Peterborough Middle School and principal at Conant High School in Jaffrey before going on … 0

A vision for the future

Monday, April 14, 2014

More than 200 people from Peterborough — and even a few from surrounding towns — turned out for the two-day Peterborough 2014 Vision Forum on Friday and Saturday. Peterborough resident Chris Anderson echoed the sentiments of many in … 0

2014 BASEBALL PREVIEW: Baseball is back in the Monadnock region

Monday, April 14, 2014

The crack of the bat has already begun to ring out around the Monadnock region, as the high school baseball season kicked off last night. With Conant seeking to go back to back after a big title win … 0

Peterborough: Wind spreads brush fire

Monday, April 14, 2014

PETERBOROUGH — Strong winds whipped up a permitted brush fire on Carley Road Saturday afternoon, requiring firefighters to spend a couple of hours extinguishing a blaze that covered about three-quarters of an acre. “It was an accident,” Peterborough Fire Chief Joe Lenox said on Monday. “We got a … 0

Peterborough: 2 seriously injured in NHBB blast released from hospital

Monday, April 14, 2014

Two New Hampshire Ball Bearings workers who were seriously injured in a Feb. 10 explosion at the Peterborough plant have been released from Massachusetts hospitals and are recovering at their homes. N.H. Ball Bearings spokesperson Hans Baker declined to provide the names of the two workers or information … 0

Sustainable Steps: Light time, dark time

Friday, April 11, 2014

Light time, Dark Time Most farmers don’t really go by the clock too much. For us it is either “light time” — or, loosely translated, work time — or “dark time” — loosely translated, eating and sleeping. Time change is really nothing but a pain for us, as … 0

Track: ConVal hosts 5K fundraiser

Monday, April 14, 2014

The Cougars track team hosted a 5K Spring Fling race last Saturday. Erica Labella of Plymouth took the first womens spot, and John Ryan of Stoddard was first in the mens division as well as first overall. 1 John Ryan 18:29 2 Steven Constine 18:57 3 Andrew Hunt … 0

Peterborough: Well School students compete in science fair

Thursday, April 3, 2014

On March 28 and 29, students in the 6th, 7th and 8th grades presented their science projects as part of The Well School Science Fair. Students used a query-based model to develop their questions, research and test solutions, … 0

Keene: N.H. Housing names Masiello real estate among top 10 for 2013

Friday, April 4, 2014

Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate/Masiello was named one of the top 10 real estate companies in the state of New Hampshire at New Hampshire Housing’s “Best of 2013” ceremony held as part of its annual Home Ownership Conference in Manchester on March 8. The company was selected … 0

Peterborough: Rec Dept. offers dog obedience class

Tuesday, April 8, 2014

The Peterborough Recreation Department will offer a dog obedience class with instructor Erica Marshall on Tuesday nights starting on May 6. This six-week class is designed to help owners teach their dogs how to behave in public environments such as parks, sporting events, veterinary offices, hiking or even … 0